Tag: Churchill

June 18 – On this day

Victory at Waterloo 1815, Churchill’s ‘this was their finest hour’ speech 1940, radar and role in Battle of Britain revealed in 1941, and in 1945 British demobilization begins

June 17 – On this day

Significant events including the eve of Waterloo and Churchill’s “The Battle of Britain is about to begin” speech

June 4 – On this day

Churchill’s speech on Dunkirk 1940, Midway air battle 1942, fall of Rome and D-Day postponment 1944